Our Heroes

From all of us at OBT, our sincere thanks for your support during these challenging times . . . you are our Heroes!

Anonymous
Leslie Aaron
David & Katherine Abdun-Nur
Joyce Abraham
Tatyana Aleksandrova
Susan Allan
Kathy & Guy Allee
Bill & Ginny Allen
Mary Jean Allen
Patricia Allen & Jane Gregory
Jack Allman-Abraham
Pilar Alvarez-Mena
Betty Anderson
Jim Anderson
Ray Anderson & Kathleen Baker
Richard Anderson
Vicky Anderson
Joyce Anicker
Linda & Scott Andrews
Mary A. Andrews
Naomi Angier
Susan Thompson Armentrout
Carrie Arnal
Rachel Arnold
Paula Arsenault
Robert Aughenbaugh
Patti Babler
Diane Babcock
Irene & Stephen Bachhuber

Please know that what you do is important, that your work and that of the dancers and the rest of OBT staff is appreciated.

Caryn Backman
Karen Bailey
Rebecca Bailey
Nila Baker
Paula Baldwin
Marguerite Ballard
Evelyn Banko
Tom Bard
David & Jane Barey
Mary Bartlett
Brent Barton & Liz Fuller
Elizabeth Bauman
Yury Bayda
Kathleen Bayer
Faith Baynes
Kay Beadle
Vicki & Bryan Beazley
Nola Becket
Pat Behm & Gary Jacobsen
Janice Belknap
Dr. Diana Bell
Jeff & Paula Bender-Baird
Brandy Benedict
Barry & Jacqueline Bennett
Daniel Bergsvik & Donald Hastler
Kenneth Berta
Janis Betten
Samuel B. Bevan

We want to support the dedication of dancers in this difficult time.

Charles & Jo Anne Bird
Heather Blankenheim
Jack Blumberg
Lisa Bolan
James & Heather Bowman
Michael Boyles
Helen Braden
Barbara & Robert Brady
Charles Brasher & Betty Lavis
Kathryn Brittain
Candice Broock
Patricia Brooks
Donna Brown
Gerry Brown
Lillian Brown
Linda Brown
Mary Brown
Rebecca Brown Schroeder
Richard Louis Brown & Thomas Mark
Rachel Browning
Vickie Bruner
Nancy & Andy Bryant
Irene & Patrick Burk
Connie Butler
Julie Byler
Ann & Hugh Bynum
Robert C. Byrne
Judy Calkin
Amy & Lars Campbell
Julie Campbell
Karen Campbell & Terry Knab
Elizabeth Cameron
Maurine & Paul Canarsky
Irene Cancilla
Karen Carlie
Holley Carlson-Riddle
Mary Carr & James Boehnlein
Mary Carr
Amber Carre
Dan Carter & Christine Nelson
Lee Catalano
Mireya & Neal Chadwick
Evan Chalmers

I love OBT and want to see you all thrive!

Sandy & Bob Chamness
Nicole Charvet & Nigel Bond
Drs. Theresa & Timothy Chen
Sherry L. Chenell
Carol Chestler
Chevron Matching Employee Funds
Donna Clark
Richard Clucas & Beth Blenz-Clucas
Margery Cohn
Coit Family Foundation
Carol J. Colfer
Diane Collier, In Honor of Kasandra Gruener
Sheridan Collins
Wendy Comstock
Deniz & Austin Conger
Harriet Cormack
Elizabeth & Kevin Cote
Alice & Charles Council
Aaron Courtney & Anne Nichol
Timothy & Doreen Crail
Linda Crimshaw
Elizabeth & Richard Crist
Terri Cross
Karen Cunningham
James & Nancy Dalton
Arthur & Winnifred Danner

I took a credit for the canceled performance when I renewed my subscription last week. I’d like to donate some of that back. Thank you for the joy you bring through your performances.

Jimmie Darr
Sue Darrow
Wendy & Howard David
Judith Davidson
Brian & Nancy Davies
Marilee Davies
Marvin & Abby Dawson
Susan Deagle
Jody DeChaine
Betty Demmer
Sharon Denman
Frances Derook & Keith Comess
Adam & Emily Dew
Bonny Dickinson
Marilyn Dodge
William Dolan & Suzanne Bromschwig
Marie C. Dolson
Lora Dow
Michael Dressler
Kim Duncan
Susan & George Durrie
Loretta Eastman
Peter W. Edgerton
Drs. James Chan & Jennifer Edman
Ken & Ann Edwards
Mary E. Egan
Anton & Raylene Eilers
Elizabeth Pownall Swindells Family Fund of The Oregon Community Foundation
Fern Elledge
William Ellig
Mary Ann Ellsworth
Ericka Engle
Laurie & Aric Essig
Charity Fain & Matt Goddard
Ann Faricy
Rochelle Farkas
Elizabeth Farquhar
Susan & Wilson Federici
The Ferguson Family
Virginia Feldman
Janet Fenton
Alice Fernandez
Joshua Ferrer
Lylen Ferris
Marjorie Ferry
Robin Fetterly
Philip Fidler & Jane Cummins
Katherine A. Finstuen
Robert Fiordalice
Christine Firmat
Cheryl Fisher
Gregg Fleming
Leeana Fletchall
Cindy Fletcher
Doreen Flores
Charles & Zoe Foster
Fred W. Fields Fund of The Oregon Community Foundation
Mr. & Mrs. Patrick Franc
Susan Frances
Elizabeth Franklin
Alison Freed
Theresa Fritchle
Jennifer Froistad
Alan Garcia & Lyn Reynolds Garcia
Norman Garner & Kimberlee Port
Deborah Gasster
Linda Gaudette-Sigel
Joan Mary Gauvin
Christine Diana Gay
Ray & Joyce Gee
Trina Gerlack
Teral Gerlt
Thomas & Elizabeth Gewecke
Phil & Carole Gilbertson
Bonnie Gilchrist
Arthur L. Ginsburg
Steven & Jacquelyn Gish
Rolf Glerum
Carol Streeter & Harold Goldstein
Chris Goldthorpe
Melissa & Robert Good
Helen A. Goodwin
Robert C. Gordon
Barbara Gottschalk
J. & Lisa Grab
Rachel Greenough
Laurie Griffith
Steven Griffiths
Jesse & Leah Gronner
Brenda Grootendorst
Valarie Grudier & Richard Langdon
Marilyn Grunbaum
Mikasa Grzebielski
Ken & Mary Lou Guenther

Michele Gunness
Anton Haas, Jr.
Candace Haines
Richard Hall
Quinton Hallett & Dennis Gould
Charlene Hale
Karen & Jim Halliday
Guy Hallman
Phyllis Ham
Melissa & Gary Hanifan

Dance is such an important part of my life that I wanted to put my stimulus money to good use.

Andrew & Ilene Harris
James Harris
Jeanne & Michael Harrison
Kathleen Harrison
Debbie Hart
Jay Harter & Ken Salaman
David Hartvigsen
Patricia Harvey
Rebecca Haskell & Timothy Feerer
John Hawtrey
Birgit Hayden
Katherine Haynie
Nancy Heidrick & Cindi Olson
Donald Helfgott
Susan & Richard Helzer
Roy Hemmingway
Gina Henderson
Thomas & Verna Hendrickson
Alice Hendricks
Jonathan Hendryx
Karen Henell
Herbert A. Templeton Foundation
Christian Hill & Laura Korman
Sandra Hill
Stephen Hillis
Beverly Hoeffer & Carol Beeston
Barbara Hoffstetter
Thomas Hogan
Diane Hoglund
Catherine Holder
Kenneth L. Holford & Harry S. Hum
Maryanne & David Holman
Sandra & Stephen Holmes
Lori Hood
Joyce Hopps
Sue Horn-Caskey & Rick Caskey
Nick Houtman
Allison Howard
Drs. Ann & Brook Howard
Pam & Bob Howard
Beth Anne Huffine
Carol & Tom Hull
Linda Hungerford
Brianne & Zachary Hyder
Kevin Irving & Nicolo Fonte
Helen & Jeremy Ives
Bernice & Ken Ivey
Marcy Jacobs
Julia Winkler Jacobson & Jonas Jacobson
Judith Janssen
Elizabeth A. Javens
Jack & Kathy Jensen
Jonathan & Suzanne Jensen
Roger Jensen
Damien & Katie Jo Johnson
Dennis C. Johnson
Fletcher & Ellin Johnson
Pamela K. Johnston
Patricia Jolly
Barb & Chris Jones
Becky & Jarrett Jones
Charles L. Jones
Darci Jones
Kathy Jorda

We, through our daughter, have been exposed to ballet for more than 40 years (more Nutcrackers than I can count). We appreciate the professionalism and artistic excellence of Oregon Ballet.

Marcia Kahn
Stephen Karakashian
Shelley Karp
Richard L. Katz
Tina Kay
Marla Kazell
Lora Keenan
Judy C. Kelley
Lorraine Kellow
Mary Kelly
Anna Lageson Kerns & Bob Kerns
Carol Kinoshita
Mary Kitch
Mary Klein & Francis T. Schneider
Vicki & William Knapton
Laurie & Doris Kovack
Nancy & Steve Kraushaar
Janet Kretzmeier
Barry & Lisa Kulp
Judy Kurisu
Damianos Kyriakopoulos
Sloane Lamb
Elise Lamberson
Yomaira Lampi
Nancy LaPaglia & Stephen Slusarski
Mary N. Laughlin
Donald P. Lawton
Gary S. Leavitt
Nancy Lee
Patricia Lee
Diane Lefevre
Dr. Dolores Leon & Dr. Fernando Leon
Elisa Leon
Kimberly Levelle
Joan Levers & David Manhart
Carol Levine
Barton T. Lewis
Dorothy & J.C. Lewis
Kathleen Lewis Fund of The Oregon Community Foundation
David Lillo
Bernice B. Lincicum
Mark Lindau
Carole E. Lindell-Ross
Eileen Lipkin
Derek & Lydia Lipman
Letha Loboa
Aimee Lobo-Berg
Nancy Locke
Mary Ann Lockyear
Martha J. Logan
Patricia Logan
Henry Louderbough
Lauren Love
Marcy & Richard Lowy
Jane Luddecke
Marcia Lynch
Judy Lyons
Kate Machell
Marisa Mack
Chelsea Maclane
Patricia MacRae
Rebecca B. Mahr
Jennifer Maki
Linda L. Mann
Cynthia Marechal
Eileen Markson
Susan Marmaduke
Inge & Darren Marshall
Antonio M. & Demaris M. Martinez
Chantal Marois
Walter Marquardt
Margo Marturano
Joan Maurer
Jane Mausshardt
Pamela Matheson
Cashnita Mathieson
Oscar & Mary Mayer
Terri McCaffrey
Elaine McCall
Dennis & Molly McCarty
Louisa McCleary
Marna McComb
Courtney McCuen
Cheryl McDowell

Thank you for all you are doing at this very tough time. Hope this little bit helps you to weather this storm.

John & Candace McMunn
Judy McNally
Laurie & Gilbert Meigs
Laurie Meisner
Christopher Mele-Wagner
Gail & Jerry Melvin
Muriel Mendonca
Rich & Kirsten Meneghello
Chena Mesling & Jonathan Rhodes
Marjorie & Kurt Metzler
Susan Sammons Meyer & Dennis Meyer
Elise Meyers
Bev Migneault
Donald Miller
Margie Miller
Matthew Miller
Sharon & Adam Mirarchi
Eileen Misslin
Kevin Mitchell
David & Tony Stauffer Mix
Elaine & Ted Molskness
Amy Monroe
Carol Montgomery
Dan & Jackie Moore
Doug & Malinda Moore
Thomas & Katrina Moore
Cynthia Capps Morgan
Carol & Todd Morrison
John C. Morrison
Martin Muller
Sara Munz

Thank you for providing a nurturing environment for our daughter.

Manuela Murillo
Chris Murphy
Kathleen Murray
Clarita N. Najera-Adao
Cheryl Nangeroni
National Endowment for the Arts
Elena & James Needham
Carolyn Neighbor
Steven C. Neighorn
Maria Nelson
Valerie Nelson
Judith Nichols
Ellen E. & Carl Nielsen
Mary Lou Noble
Storry Norman & Jack Hollis
Kathlynn Northrup-Snyder
Jay & McKay Nutt
NW Accounting Partners
Patrick & Liz O’Callaghan
Desiree Ocampo
Laura H. Oldenkamp
Bonnie Weber Olds
Barry Olson & Barbara Telfold
Susan Olson & Bill Nelson
Oregon Arts Commission, a state agency
Viktoria Otstavnaya
Suzann & Dennis Ott

Paula Ousley
MajGen Christopher & Rita Owens
Sandra Pagels
Vickie Palmer
Carolyn & John Parchinsky
Jane S. Partridge
Beverly Pearman
Lucinda Peightal
John & Christine Pendleton
Anne Penfound
Marti Penske
Alyssa Perry
Karen Perzanowski
Carol Peterkort & Richard Gibson
Melissa & Steven Peterman
Mildred H. Petersen
Dennis Petrequin
Marilyn & Gaynor Petrequin
John Bosshardt & Diana Petty
Hoang Phan
Michael & Mary Phillips
Koré Pickard
Sara Pickett
Allison & Steven Pike
Andrew Pikul
Marie Pinch
Lisa Platt
Judith E. Posey & Edward J. Doyle
Heidi Pozzo
Kristin Preston & Evelyn Hamann
J. Scott Pritchard
Sarah & Dick Proctor
Karen Prohaska
Sandra Puckett
Sandra Purnell
Huon Quach & Nicholas Smith
Dan & Erika Quiggins
Allyson Quon
Sara Radcliffe & J.D. Kleinke
Sharon Ralston
Anna Ramirez
Dick & Mary Raub
William Ramirez & Roberta Staff
Heather Ramsey
Julie McFarland Rawson Family
Rodrigue Redrejo
Asa Reed & Debby Neely
Denise Reed
Jennifer Reed
The Regional Arts & Culture Council, including support from the City of Portland, Multnomah County, the Arts Education & Access Fund, and more than 1,000 donors to RACC’s Arts Impact Fund
W.W. “Clyde” Reid
Dave Reingold
Samantha Remington
Josh Rhodes
Dean M. Richardson
Grace Richardson
Edward & Katherine Richman
Nancy Richmond & Bill Hughes
Janice Riggs
Eric Riley
Judith Rimbey

This morning, before I received your e-mail, I was considering the expanding effects of this pandemic, and decided it was the moment to do the simple, non-infectious thing and send money.

David Ritchie & LaJean Humphries
Antonio Rivera
Leslie J. Rivera
Carolyn & Hank Robb
Caroline & Taniya Roberts
Katharine Robertson
Dr. Thomas V. Robertson
Dona Robinson
Paul Robinson
Serge Romano
Forrest Romig
Alison Roper Mazzola
Mary Rose & Maxwell Whipps
Rose E. Tucker Charitable Trust
Lloyd & Rosemarie Rosenfeld Fund of the Oregon Jewish Community Foundation
Catherine Rote
Marilyn L. Rudin, MD & Richard S. Testut, Jr.
Donella Russell
Russell-Powlesland Charitable Trust
Daniel & Kathleen Saucy
Samuel Sadler
Michael S. Parker Sagun & Dennis J. Sagun Parker
Jone Sampson & Sam Weirich
Chris D. Sandberg
Mary Santelmann
Kevin & Gabrielle Sasse
David & Julie Sauer
Mike Saunders
Tanya Schaefer
Rebecca Brown Schroeder
Valerie Schuyler
Second Life Technology
Ron Seymour & Mary Austin-Seymour
Chris Shaw
Martha Shearer
Jensina Shepard
Carol Sherbenou
Matthew Shipkey
Mary Shipley
The Shubert Foundation
Carol & Tom Shults
Abbey Shultz
Donna & Sascha Siekmann
Jill Slansky
Eileen Sleva
Christine Smith
Margaret Smith & Jeff Littman
Mya Smith
Anne Siegle & Barb Smith
Daniel & Dawn Simcoe
Carol & Deborah Singer
Gerald Skeels
Jaymi & Francis Sladen
Gary & Lydia Slangan
Maureen Sloan
Alan T. Nettleton & Olivia L. Smith
John D. & Pamela Smith
Kimberly Solondz
Rosemary G. Southwood
Dean Speer & Francis Timlin
Karen Spencer
Donald Springer
Karen Stahr
The Standard
Starseed Foundation
Linda Stassel
Sheldon Stearns
Barbara Stedman
Elizabeth Steele
Sue Stegmiller
Dr. Greg A. & Kari Steinke
Lindsay & Corinne Stewart
Melissa Stewart
Sam & Patty Stiles
Sydney & Mike Stocks
Les & Elizabeth Stoessl
Linda Stoltz
Barbara Strasburger
Daniel Stratton
Jennifer Strelkauskas
Judith Sugg
Bob Sweeney & Cate Millar
The Swigert Foundation
Cynthia & David Tang

It’s such a hard time and we need OBT to survive!

Nancy Tanner
Kim Transier
Susan Tavakolian
Larry Thomas
Marilyn L. Thompson
George & Nancy Thorn
David & Eileen Threefoot
Ruby Tidwell
Julia Tomes
Pat Troolin
Lyle M. Tucker
Robyn Ulibarri
Glen F. Ulmer & Marcelo Santibanez
Mary C. Ulmschneider
Cindy L. Ulrich
Judith & Gordon Umaki
Mimi Underwood
U.S. Bank Foundation
Alberto Vaca Martinez
Bruce & Gwyneth Van Buskirk
Amy Van Hook
Blossom Van Houten
Matt & Kate Vance
Verizon Foundation
Paula Veseth
Sherrie & Larry Wade
Drs. R. Bastian & Barbara Wagner
Laura Waliczek
Mark Walker
Stanley Ware
Carol Warren
Elizabeth B. Warren
Toby & Linda Warson
Richard Wasserman & Ann Coskey-Wasserman
Matt & Jessica Watson
Susan Watson
Vickie Weaver
Anna Weber
Mike & Karen Weddle
Judy Werner
Linda Werner
Dale West
Jennifer Westfall
Ann C. Whitehouse
Anthony & Marianne Wilcox
Lanita Wilkerson
Judy & John Wilkinson
Willard L. & Ruth P. Eccles Foundation
Elisabeth Williams & Jim Desmond
Helen Williams & Mark Kaminski
Kathleen Williams
Laurie Williams
Christine & Jenny Wilson
Mary-Ann & Jim Wilson
Robin & Jerry Wilson
Sandra Wilson

Thank you OBT for giving Portland Thought provoking, moving, inspiring, stunning productions that enrich our lives!

Bruce & Susan Winthrop
Sandra Wiscarson
Lisa Wish
Mary Ann Wish
Paulette & Lynn Wittwer
Constance Wood
Linda May Wood
Stan & Nicole Wood
Laura Wozniak & Stu Oken
Sarah Wright
Richard & Karen Wrye
Jack Wussow & Kyle Adams
Cynthia A. Yee
Nancy Yie
Chiung-Chen Yu & Daniel Teibel
Tamara & Chris Yunker
Dr. Kathy Zeller & Dr. David Hill
Kurt R. & Heather Zimmer
Caroline Zimmerman